WATR405-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020

Research and Communication Methods

15 points
Details:
Start Date: Monday, 17 February 2020
End Date: Sunday, 21 June 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 28 February 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 8 May 2020

Description

This course will convey the type of research undertaken to solve water resource management problems, and how to communicate research results and information effectively in different forums and to different audiences. Topics include: literature search and analysis, research hypothesis development, proposal preparation, research programme design, ethical, cost and health and safety considerations, and effective techniques for oral and written communication.

This course is open to students of the Waterways PGDip or MWRM only.

Restrictions

Master of Water Resource Management or Postgraduate Diploma in Water Resource Management students only.

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 13:00 - 16:00 Karl Popper 413 17 Feb - 5 Apr
27 Apr - 31 May

Timetable Note

The course alternates campuses from year to year, and runs Friday afternoons, 1 - 4. In 2020 the class will be held at Lincoln University.

Course Coordinator

Ed Challies

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Internal assessment 100%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,054.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 30

For further information see Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management on the department and colleges page.

All WATR405 Occurrences

  • WATR405-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020